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Steven W Hamblin, David A Witt, Thomas J Sierocuk, Kirk M Nicola, Matthew R Otten, Craig B Berky: Reloadable surgical instrument. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Michael J Kline, Paul A Coletti, Matthew S Goodwin, January 5, 1999: US05855311 (670 worldwide citation)

A surgical stapling instrument with a remotely articulated staple head assembly on a rotatable support shaft. A joy stick mounted to the shaft of the instrument near the handle allows for remote articulation of the staple head assembly. The staple head assembly includes a narrow contour for insertio ...


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Steven W Hamblin, David A Witt, Thomas J Sierocuk, Kirk M Nicola, Matthew R Otten, Craig B Berky: Handle actuator for surgical instrument having flexible cable. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Michael J Kline, Paul Coletti, Matthew S Goodwin, December 3, 1996: US05580067 (552 worldwide citation)

A surgical stapling instrument with a remotely articulated staple head assembly on a rotatable support shaft. A joy stick mounted to the shaft of the instrument near the handle allows for remote articulation of the staple head assembly. The staple head assembly includes a narrow contour for insertio ...


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Steven W Hamblin, David A Witt, Thomas J Sierocuk, Kirk M Nicola, Matthew R Otten, Craig B Berky: Handle actuator for surgical instrument having clamp lock and emergency release. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Michael J Kline, Paul Coletti, Matthew Goodwin, August 20, 1996: US05547117 (473 worldwide citation)

A surgical stapling instrument with a remotely articulated staple head assembly on a rotatable support shaft. A joy stick mounted to the shaft of the instrument near the handle allows for remote articulation of the staple head assembly. The staple head assembly includes a narrow contour for insertio ...


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Steven W Hamblin, David A Witt, Thomas J Sierocuk, Kirk M Nicola, Matthew R Otten, Craig B Berky: Surgical instrument having staple head adapted for rib insertion. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Michael J Kline, Paul Coletti, Matthew Goodwin, February 25, 1997: US05605273 (451 worldwide citation)

A surgical stapling instrument with a remotely articulated staple head assembly on a rotatable support shaft. A joy stick mounted to the shaft of the instrument near the handle allows for remote articulation of the staple head assembly. The staple head assembly includes a narrow contour for insertio ...


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Steven W Hamblin, David A Witt, Thomas J Sierocuk, Kirk M Nicola, Matthew R Otten, Craig B Berky: Surgical stapling instrument with remotely articulated stapling head assembly on rotatable support shaft. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Michael J Kline, Paul Colleti, Matthew Goodwin, August 18, 1998: US05794834 (451 worldwide citation)

A surgical stapling instrument with a remotely articulated staple head assembly on a rotatable support shaft. A joy stick mounted to the shaft of the instrument near the handle allows for remote articulation of the staple head assembly. The staple head assembly includes a narrow contour for insertio ...


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William D Fox, David L Hamann, Craig B Berky, Gary W Knight: Tissue stabilization device for use during surgery having remotely actuated feet. Ethicon Endo Surgery, February 2, 1999: US05865730 (208 worldwide citation)

In accordance with the present invention there is provided a device for stabilizing and/or manipulating moving tissue, such as a beating heart, so as to facilitate surgical procedures on such tissues. The device includes a tube having a proximal end, a distal end and a lumen extending therebetween. ...


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Lawrence M Lubbers, Kenneth E Hughes, Carl R Coleman, Warren P Williamson IV, Craig B Berky, Matthew J Huddleston, Thomas J Ward, Mark A Goldin, Jeremy Jarrett, Joseph E Young: Apparatus and methods for tendon or ligament repair. Tendon Technology, Wood Herron & Evans L, January 10, 2006: US06984241 (139 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods for repairing damaged tendons or ligaments. Various repair apparatus include an elongate tensile member and a pair of anchor structures connected for movement along the tensile member on either side of a repair site, such as a tear or laceration. The anchor structures may take ...


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Warren P Williamson IV, Craig B Berky, Paul A Spence, Mark Ortiz: Tissue punching instrument. IDx Medical, Terry M Gernstein, June 27, 2000: US06080173 (84 worldwide citation)

A surgical punch prevents tissue debris associated with punching a hole in a patient's tissue, such as an aorta during an anastomosis procedure, from reentering the patient's bloodstream. The punch includes elements that move the debris away from the cutting site and then capture that debris inside ...


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John V Hunt, Craig B Berky, William D Fox, Gary W Knight, David L Hamann: Tissue stabilization device for use during surgery having a segmented shaft. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Dean Garner, December 28, 1999: US06007486 (81 worldwide citation)

In accordance with the present invention there is provided a device for stabilizing moving tissue, such as a beating heart, so as to facilitate surgical procedures on such tissue. The device includes a tube having a proximal end, a distal end and a lumen extending therebetween. The tube has a flexib ...


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Delos M Cosgrove, Warren P Williamson IV, Craig B Berky: Apparatus and methods for occluding a hollow anatomical structure. IDX Medical, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Wood Herron & Evans L, January 12, 2010: US07645285 (73 worldwide citation)

A device for occluding a hollow anatomical structure includes a clamp having at least first and second clamping portions adapted to be placed on opposite sides of the anatomical structure. At least one of the first and second clamping portions is movable toward the other from an open position to a c ...